What's on


What's on in the Martock area over the next few weeks.

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To see events further into the future please click on 'All Future Events' at the bottom of the page.

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The Wednesday Club

Wednesday, 9 January 2019
Every Wednesday from 2pm to 3.30pm at Martock Youth Centre (Click on the title to find out more)

Martock Womens Institute

Wednesday, 16 January 2019
Speaker - David Mountstephen of Yandles. MARTOCK WOMEN'S INSTITUTE usually meets at 2.00pm, on the third Wednesday of each month in the Pavilion at Martock Recreation Ground, unless otherwise stated. Visitors and new members are very welcome. For further details, please contact Brenda Swindells, President, on 01935 508265 or enquire on b.swindells@talktalk.net
Singing for All - every Wednesday

Singing for All - every Wednesday

Wednesday, 16 January 2019
'Singing for All' is an opportunity for everyone to get together and have a jolly good sing along. The group meet EVERY WEDNESDAY from 2pm to 3.30pm at Bearley House, East Street, Martock. Everyone is welcome. To find out more contact Caroline Bennett on 07946 121612

Health Walk Martock

Friday, 18 January 2019
FREE Health Walk in Martock and everyone is welcome. Walks are friendly and about 45 minutes long, they are led by trained volunteers at a pace suitable to the group. Meet at 9.30am at the Precinct in Martock on the third Friday of every month. Contact Maggie Ludbrook 01935 824252.
Martock Local History Group

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Brenda Webb on Montacute House. The most famous Hamstone house in the world, built to thrill the visitor over 400 years ago and still doing that today. 7 for 7.30 pm at Martock School, Elmleigh Road, TA12 6EF. Admission £3 or annual subscription for only £10. Contact Fergus Dowding on 01935 822 202 for more info.
Deaf+Plus

Deaf+Plus

Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Come and visit the Deaf Plus Advisory and Information Service at the Moorlands Car park Martock on Wednesday 23rd January 2019. From 1pm to 2.30pm. All Welcome
Singing For All every Wednesday

Singing For All every Wednesday

Wednesday, 23 January 2019
'Singing for All' is an opportunity for everyone to get together and have a jolly good sing along. The group are on a summer break and will start to meet EVERY WEDNESDAY from 2pm to 3.30pm at Bearley House, East Street, Martock. Everyone is welcome. To find out more contact Caroline Bennett on 07946 121612
Come for Coffee!  Martock Parish Hall

Come for Coffee! Martock Parish Hall

Friday, 25 January 2019
Come and enjoy a cafetiere of coffee, pots of tea, home-made cakes, raffle. Parish Hall from 10.30.- 12 noon. Last Friday each month.

Pop-up AsianFusion restaurant

Saturday, 26 January 2019
Throughout 2019 we will be holding pop up restaurants at Eastfield Farm just on the out skirts of Tintinhull. The first is an Asian Fusion evening starting at 19.30. Steve James, award winning personal chef, will be hosting the evening and creating a delicious menu for you to feast on. All evenings will be bring your own drinks. The price is £48 and must be purchased in advance. For menu click the title. For further information: Steve James email: steve@stevejamesltd.com Tel: 07909651557
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Saturday, 26 January 2019
LEAVE NO TRACE (12) A father and his 13 year-old daughter are living an ideal existence in a vast urban park in Portland, Oregon, when a small mistake derails their lives forever. A “deeply intelligent, complex, finely tuned and observed movie, adapted by Debra Granik and her screenwriting partner, Anne Rosellini, from the novel My Abandonment by Peter Rock”. Film starts at 7.30pm, doors open 7pm. Tickets £5.50 in advance from Martock News, Moorlands Precinct and Martock Gallery, Water St. or £6 on the door. Refreshments available.
South Petherton Photographic Society

South Petherton Photographic Society

Wednesday, 6 February 2019
7:30pm. We have a great presentation from award-winning photographer and author Tony Worobiec. Tony will show us how there's no such thing as bad weather for photography ..... too little light? too much light? too flat and grey? .... these are just challenges to see your way past and still capture that evocative landscape image. Tony's talk is "Photographing Landscapes Whatever the Weather". Our Challenge for this meeting follows on from Steve Cooper's presentation on phone cameras before Christmas: "An Image Taken on Your Phone or Tablet". We would welcome any visitors to join us. For more details click the event title.
The Guardians of Martock Church - The Sunset Cafe Stompers

The Guardians of Martock Church - The Sunset Cafe Stompers

Thursday, 7 February 2019
7.30pm. Mike Denham (piano) will once again be bringing his seven-piece New Orleans-style jazz band to entertain us with his music and witty observations. Tickets £9 on the door at £8 from 01935 829576 or Martock News & Martock Gallery. Accompanied children under 16 admitted free. Wine & soft drinks available. Ample free parking at The George opposite the Church.
Martock Players - Aladdin

Martock Players - Aladdin

Saturday, 9 February 2019
Martock Players and Pantomime Society present ALADDIN by Alan Frayn. Martock Parish Hall. Tickets £7 each. Performances: Saturday 9 Feb - 2:30 and 7:30pm; Sunday 10 Feb 2:30pm; Friday 15 Feb 7:30pm; Saturday 16 Feb 2:30 and 7:30pm; Sunday 17 Feb 2:30pm. www.martock-players.eventbrite.co.uk or telephone orderline: 07591 290262

Martock and District Gardening Society

Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Talk on "Seed Sowing, Pricking Out and Potting On" by a Gold Club speaker at Martock Primary School at 7pm for 7.30pm. Visitors welcome £2 fee includes tea or coffee. Further details from Gareth Isaac on 01935 823366.

Martock and District U3a Meeting

Wednesday, 13 February 2019
2pm in the Parish Hall. Visit from Ollie Hoot accompanied by Chris Sperring, the Owl man whose talk is entitled 'Natural History and the Conservation of Owls'. Meetings are the 2nd Wednesday of every month. New members always wecome, come and see what U3a is all about. Contact martocku3a@gmail.com

Martock Carers Support Group

Wednesday, 13 February 2019
A monthly support group for anyone who cares for a family member, friend or neighbour. Join us at the Pavilion Martock Recreation Ground, Stoke Road. 10.30-12 noon on the second Wednesday of every month.

Martock Friends Group

Thursday, 14 February 2019
Martock Friends Group every Thursday 10-3 at Bearley House Community Room, Martock £2 just for the morning or £10 for the full day including 2 course lunch, entertainment and refreshments

Martock Women's Institute

Wednesday, 20 February 2019
Planning For Our Centenary.MARTOCK WOMEN'S INSTITUTE 2.00pm, on the third Wednesday of each month in the Pavilion at Martock Recreation Ground, unless otherwise stated. Visitors and new members are very welcome. For further information please contact Kathleen Whiting on 01935 825494 or Brenda Swindells on 01935 508265, b.swindells@talktalk.net
Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Friday, 22 February 2019
Come and enjoy a cafetiere of coffee, pots of tea, home-made cakes, raffle. Parish Hall from 10.30.- 12 noon. Last Friday each month. Occasional market stalls. Profits shared between Parish Hall Fund and charities.
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Saturday, 23 February 2019
Stan and Ollie (15) Stan (Steve Coogan) & Ollie (John Reilly) pays tribute to a pair of beloved entertainers with an affectionate look behind the scenes, and a moving look at the burdens and blessings of a creative bond.Film starts at 7.30pm, doors open 7pm. Tickets £5.50 in advance from Martock News, Moorlands Precinct and Martock Gallery, Water St. or £6 on the door. Refreshments available.
Martock Local History Group

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 26 February 2019
Dowsing. Matt French will talk on this ancient art and its use over time. This photo shows Len Sparrow of Sparrows Works using his hazel dowsing stick to find the best place to sink a borehole.7 for 7.30 pm at Martock School, Elmleigh Road, TA12 6EF. Admission £3 or annual subscription for only £10. Contact Fergus Dowding on 01935 822 202 for more info.